Jessie L Trowbridge

1884–1976 (Age 91)
Downs, Osborne, Kansas, United States

The Life of Jessie L

When Jessie L Trowbridge was born on 30 December 1884, in Downs, Osborne, Kansas, United States, her father, George Franklin Cook, was 25 and her mother, Martha Ellen Coop, was 21. She died in February 1976, in California, United States, at the age of 91.

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George Franklin Cook
Martha Ellen Coop
Jessie L Trowbridge
Leta Cook
Willie Cook
Guy Cook
Ada Gertrude Cook
Edward George Cook

Parents & Siblings

  • George Franklin Cook


  • Martha Ellen Coop




  • Female1884–1976Female

  • Leta Cook


  • Willie Cook


  • Guy Cook


  • Female1894–1973Female

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 7

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 26

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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